Follow-Up Projects

Transitioning from high to low pesticide-use in a Heinigou farming community

Transitioning from high to low pesticide-use in a Heinigou farming community

Save our Seeds (Germany) & Pesticide Eco-Alternatives Center (Kunming) jointly assist the village of Heinigou in reducing its pesticide use, following the 2015 Twinning exchange. Within the framework of the of the international 2000m2 Project established by the Foundation on Future Farming (FFF), they organize training sessions and exchange among local farmers. Continue reading…

Zero Waste Festival in France

Zero Waste Festival in France

Zero Waste France & AIFEN (Shanghai) – In July 2016 AIFEN job-shadowed the orgaization and implementation of Zero Waste France’s music festival to raise awareness of waste production. Continue reading…

International Coastal Cleanups

International Coastal Cleanups

Marine Conservation Society (UK) & Shanghai Rendu Ocean Development Center – the two formeTwinning partners will organize beach cleanups in both the UK and China and share their experience through social media. Continue reading…

Urban Solid Waste Policy: A Comparison between Capannori and Beijing

Urban Solid Waste Policy: A Comparison between Capannori and Beijing

Zero Waste Italy & Friends of Nature – In four stages the two former Twinning organizations compared waste production and management in the cities of Cappanori and Beijing. Continue reading…

To foster future joint cooperation, the Robert Bosch Foundation kindly supports specific Twinning follow-up projects, selected from alumni applications.  

The Capacity Building workshop for all participating fellows held at the initiation of the program serves not only as a strong starting base but also a real networking hub that provided extensive cross-fertilization.

The Twinning alumni network is also a growing source for specific background information and new collaborations. This is the very promising starting base for a Sino-European civil society network. It is astounding even to us to witness how broad and tightly tight the EU-China NGO networks have been spun, both during the exchange and beyond.

Chengdu Roots & Shoots & Zöld Kör / Green Circle 2018
Chengdu Roots & Shoots (Chengdu) Zöld Kör / Green Circle (Hungary) Comparing different systems of waste management, raising people’s awareness and advocate…
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Shanghai International Shipping Institute & European Federation of Transport & Environment 2018
Shanghai International Shipping Institute (Shanghai) European Federation of Transport & Environment (Belgium) Air pollution from shipping, decarbonisation of shipping The…
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Sichuan Green Foundation & Go Green 2018
Sichuan Green Foundation (Sichuan) Go Green (Macedonia) China’s national carbon market, low carbon in cities, sustainable forest management, community-based projected area management…
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Shenzhen Mangrove Conservation Foundation & The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust 2018
Shenzhen Mangrove Conservation Foundation (Shenzhen) The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (UK) Wetland center management and environmental education promotion for wetland…
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Laotu & Naturland 2018
Laotu (Shenzhen) Naturland (Germany) Advancing sustainable agriculture by supporting farmers and educating consumers The exchange will focus on getting to…
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Anhui Hefei Qingwei Health Center & Deutsche AIDS-Hilfe e.V. 2018
Anhui Hefei Qingwei Health Center (Anhui) Deutsche AIDS-Hilfe e.V. (Germany) HIV prevention and control, focused on young people The focus…
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Labour Education & Service Network & Südwind Verein für Entwicklungspolitik und globale Gerechtigkeit 2018
Labour Education & Service Network (Hong Kong) Südwind Verein für Entwicklungspolitik und globale Gerechtigkeit (Austria) Advocacy of labour rights in…
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Shenzhen Zero Waste Environmental Public Interest Development Center & Energy Justice Association 2018
Shenzhen Zero Waste Environmental Public Interest Development Center (Shenzhen) Energy Justice Association (Romania) Displaying municipal waste incineration pollution and its…
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Dinghaiqiao Co-operative Society & Büdchen am Nikolausplatz 2018
Dinghaiqiao Co-operative Society (Shanghai) Büdchen am Nikolausplatz (Germany) Support of marginalized groups, waste prevention, bringing people together The focus of…
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Chengdu Storyteller & Forum Theater 2018
Chengdu Storyteller Social Work Service Center (Chengdu) Forum Theater Enschede (Netherlands) Support of marginalized groups, waste prevention, bringing people together…
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